Only a very small percentage of the millions of books in publication are discoverable. Authors need to connect with readers. Consumers want books they’ll love.
Content discoverability and scales using scalable marketing and proprietary tech tools.
About three-quarters (74%) of Americans have read a book in the past 12 months, a figure that has remained largely unchanged since 2012. (Pew Research Center)
In 2017 total book revenue in the US was $26B: $15B were trade sales and $7.6B were purchased through online retail. There are 17M books in the market and it is growing at 1.3M new books per year.
CEO and Publisher of Grove Atlantic
We’ve seen tremendous growth for our ebooks in the White Glove program in the few months we’ve been participating. The Open Road team has been incredibly helpful and accommodating every step of the way.
Director, Online Retail and Digital Sales for Workman Publishing
Partnering with Open Road allows us to extend the audience for selected backlist ebook titles. Their focus on delivering new readers and generating sales has produced satisfying financial results.
Associate Publisher, Digital, Abrams